Balochistan, which borders Afghanistan and Iran, is Pakistan’s largest and poorest province, rife with ethnic, sectarian and separatist insurgencies
Did you know Jinnah advocated a free Balochistan? Did you know how the Baloch are distinct from the people of Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iran?
Balochistan wants freedom from Pakistan. However, even as the oppression of the occupying force is a motivating factor, the Baloch are not a united group.
Lahore: At least six Pakistani soldiers were killed in a bomb blast on Friday when militants targeted their convoy in the strife-torn Balochistan province, the army said. The incident took place at Kuch area of Turbat district when the personnel of the Frontier Corps were on a routine patrol, they said. “The militants targeted a […]
Karachi/Peshawar: At least 31 people were killed, including 28 in a suicide blast outside a polling station in Pakistan’s Quetta city and 36 others injured as several incidents of violence were reported as the country went to polls. In Pakistan’s restive Balochistan province, a suicide blast targeting a police van killed at least 28 people, […]
Washington: The US-based Muhajir community has welcomed India’s statement in the UN human rights session on state atrocities committed by Pakistan in Sindh, Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provinces. “The inclusion of the name of Sindh in India’s statement on human rights violations is an important and encouraging development for 70 million Muhajirs,” Nadeem Nusrat, a US-based […]
Beijing: China today denied as “unnecessary” speculation reports that it was planning to build a military base at Jiwani in Pakistan’s Balochistan province close to the strategic Chabahar port, which is being jointly developed by India, Iran and Afghanistan. According to reports, Pakistan may allow China to build the military base in Jiwani which is […]
Pakistan’s claims about Kulbhushan Jadhav are laughable, but deriding it for its cock and bull story will not save the Indian in their custody; India must do more
Beijing: China today dismissed a top Pakistani Army General’s allegation that India has established a special intelligence cell at a cost of USD 500 million to sabotage the strategic China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), saying it does not have any such report. Chairman of Pakistan’s Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Zubair Mehmood Hayat on November […]